A bill to amend 1990 PA 211, entitled

"The parental rights restoration act,"

by amending section 7 (MCL 722.907).

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Section Sec. 7. (1) A person who intentionally performs an abortion in violation of this act is guilty of a misdemeanor.felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than 4 years or a fine of not more than $10,000.00, or both.

(2) A person's failure to obtain either parental consent pursuant to this act or a copy of a waiver granted under section 4 before performing an abortion on a minor is prima facie evidence in appropriate civil actions of his or her failure to obtain informed consent to perform the abortion or of his or her interference with family relations. A court shall not construe the law of this state to preclude exemplary damages in a civil action related to violations of this act.

Statutes affected:
Senate Introduced Bill: 722.907